News: Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 20 May 2014
HTC is rumored to be launching a 5.5-inch variant of the One (M8) in September, which comes with a ceramic chassis made up of aluminum-silicone material.
Monday, 19 May 2014
Sony Mobile Singapore informed HardwareZone that it has not received any complaints about the Xperia Z2's waterproof capabilities being affected due to the "perceived gap issue" that we reported in April. Read on to find out more.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime is more than just a mere rumor; photos and videos of the alleged device have surfaced on the Internet, which shows a Galaxy S5 model clad in an aluminium finish.
Saturday, 17 May 2014
ASUS has announced that both the FonePad 7 LTE and Fonepad 7 Dual SIM are now available in all ASUS brand stores, authorized stores, and major telecommunication stores from today.
Friday, 16 May 2014
Samsung today announced that pre-orders for the Galaxy K Zoom has started today for all three telcos, selected consumer electronics, IT stores, photo dealers and Samsung Experience Stores. It will be available for purchase from 31 May.
Thursday, 15 May 2014
HTC today announced the 4.5-inch One Mini 2, a smaller variant of its flagship One (M8) smartphone. It comes in three colors: gray, silver and gold. Unfortunately, HTC has no plans to bring the device into Singapore.
Hong Kong telco HKT, in partnership with Huawei, today launched the world's first seamless VoLTE (Voice over LTE) service utilizing the latest VoLTE 3GPP standard Release 10 technology. The service is only available with Samsung's Galaxy Note 3 LTE smartphone and is the first to enable totally seamless handover of voice calls from 4G to 3G coverage.
With WWDC just around the corner, the latest rumors suggest that split-screen multitasking could finally be coming to the iPad while the upcoming iPhone could have a display resolution that is just short of Full-HD.
Wednesday, 14 May 2014
Targeted at emerging markets and the price-conscious shoppers, the Moto E has a 4.3-inch display and runs on a dual-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon processor.
Monday, 12 May 2014
Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Lifecycle Start Date; Still Keeps Official Release Date a Secret
According to Microsoft, official support for Windows Phone 8.1 will start on June 24, 2014. Judging from past releases, the OS' official release is likely to be slightly earlier.